Christina ReneAdjunct Instructor
Christina René is a rainmaking event professional, whose career spans 10 years, 4 industries and a plethora of high-end brands. Starting in destination management, Ms. René worked on corporate events for clients that included Citigroup and Nelson Mandela’s Peace Parks Foundation. She transitioned to boutique hotels, and joined the team at Morgans Hotel Group where she managed events for Facebook, Morgan Stanley, The Colbert Report and G-Star, among others. Ms. René now runs two of her own agencies; Voilà Event Solutions is a full-service events and hospitality provider offering sales and management consulting, as well as event production and design. In February 2015, alongside her business partner, she launched her second company, Space In The Raw. SITR is an innovative real estate platform for pop-up events, turning New York's vacant spaces into brilliant visions.